I would like to say that
the only reason I am posting these images
is to bring awareness to the
plight of these masks.
The Hopi are not crazy
about images being shown of their masks,
but I thought the importance of the situation
outweighed that belief
for the time being....
Read all about it in the links below:
See the catalogue
These are amazing spiritual works of art
created between 1880 and 1910.
The Hopi believe that the masks
allowed the spirit of the dead